Asp and Schmiesing to compete in National Bowl Game
WEDNESDAY, DEC 4, 2013 - MIAMI - St. Olaf seniors Stephen Asp and Jake Schmiesing will compete in the National Bowl Game in Miami on December 8 at 1 p.m.
Oles have five second team All-MIAC selections
WEDNESDAY, NOV 27, 2013 - ST. PAUL, Minn. - St. Olaf had five second team All-MIAC football selections, the league announced on Tuesday.
SATURDAY, NOV 16, 2013 - NORTHFIELD, Minn. - St. Thomas gained a total of 532 yards and sacked Nate Penz four times while handing the Oles their ninth straight loss, in a 45-22 win in the rain on Saturday afteroon.
Football loses at No. 5 Bethel
SATURDAY, NOV 9, 2013 - ARDEN HILLS, Minn. - No. 5 Bethel University built a 33-0 halftime lead and defeated visiting St. Olaf 47-0 on Saturday afternoon.
SATURDAY, OCT 26, 2013 - NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Joel Reinhardt had nine catches for 211 yards and two scores, but Carleton held off St. Olaf 42-37 for a MIAC football victory on Saturday afternoon at Manitou Field.
SATURDAY, OCT 19, 2013 - MINNEAPOLIS - St. Olaf pulled within four points at the half, but Augsburg rallied with 20 unanswered second half points in a 41-17 MIAC football win over the visiting Oles on Saturday afternoon.
SATURDAY, OCT 12, 2013 - NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Hamline held off St. Olaf 31-28 on Saturday afternoon at Manitou Field in a MIAC football game behind quarterback Tim Bona, who threw for 215 yards and rushed for 96.
SATURDAY, OCT 5, 2013 - NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Connor Bruns threw for 278 yards and three touchdowns as visiting Saint John's University topped St. Olaf 31-0 on Saturday afternoon at Manitou Field.
SATURDAY, SEP 28, 2013 - ST. PETER, Minn. - Gustavus Adolphus College rallied from an early deficit to defeat visiting St. Olaf 45-19 in a MIAC football game on Saturday afternoon at Hollingsworth Stadium.
Cobbers hold on, top Oles 33-29
SATURDAY, SEP 21, 2013 - MOORHEAD, Minn. - Concordia College-Moorhead withstood a late St. Olaf rally to hold on to a 33-29 MIAC football victory on Saturday afternoon in the league opener for each school.
Luther tops Oles 20-13
SATURDAY, SEP 14, 2013 - DECORAH, Iowa - Josh Vos rushed for 142 yards and two touchdowns, including the go-ahead 20-yard scoring run with 5:49 left as Luther College outlasted St. Olaf 20-13 in a non-conference football game on Saturday afternoon.
SATURDAY, SEP 7, 2013 - NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Nate Penz threw for 256 yards and four touchdowns as St. Olaf defeated the University of Northwestern 37-18 in a non-conference football game on Saturday at Manitou Field.
MONDAY, JUL 22, 2013 - St. Olaf receiver Stephen Asp was named to the Beyond Sports Network (BSN) and USA Football Network Division III Pre-Season All-America teams earlier this month.
FRIDAY, FEB 8, 2013 - NORTHFIELD, Minn. - St. Olaf named Craig Stern head football coach on Friday. Stern has been a member of the St. Olaf football staff for the last nine seasons and associate head coach for the last three.
THURSDAY, JAN 24, 2013 - NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Former St. Olaf head football coach Tom Porter passed away on Thursday morning, at the age of 83.
WEDNESDAY, DEC 12, 2012 - SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Jerry Olszewski, head football coach at St. Olaf since 2008, will leave the college as he was introduced as the new head coach at Division II Augustana College on Wednesday morning.
Wainman is a third team D3football.com All-Region selection
WEDNESDAY, DEC 5, 2012 - MINNEAPOLIS - St. Olaf first year punter/kicker Lucas Wainman was named to the D3football.com All-West Region third team on Tuesday.
Five Oles earn All-MIAC honors, four more named to second team
TUESDAY, NOV 20, 2012 - Nine members of the St. Olaf football team received postseason All-Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference recognition on Tuesday.
Oles strike first, fall to No. 4 St. Thomas 35-21
SATURDAY, NOV 10, 2012 - NORTHFIELD, Minn. - After visiting St. Olaf opened the scoring with an 8-yard touchdown pass from Dan Dobson to Jake Schmiesing, No. 4 St. Thomas scored 28 unanswered points en route to a 35-21 victory at O'Shaughnessy Stadium on Saturday.
SATURDAY, NOV 3, 2012 - NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Dan Dobson connected with Jake Schmiesing for a game-winning, 30-yard touchdown as the St. Olaf football team defeated No. 12 Bethel University 24-17 on Saturday at Manitou Field.
Wainman is MIAC special teams player of the week
MONDAY, OCT 22, 2012 - ST. PAUL, Minn. - St. Olaf first year kicker Lucas Wainman was named the MIAC special teams player of the week on Monday, after his kicking and punting helped St. Olaf to a 27-20 win over Carleton on Saturday.
SATURDAY, OCT 20, 2012 - NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Dan Dobson threw for 324 yards and two touchdowns as the St. Olaf football team held off crosstown rival Carleton College for a 27-20 win on Saturday at Carleton's Laird Stadium.
SATURDAY, OCT 13, 2012 - NORTHFIELD, Minn. - St. Olaf quarterback Dan Dobson threw for 313 yards and three touchdowns, but Augsburg's Jarise Washington ran for 245 yards and four scores as the visiting Auggies outlasted St. Olaf 45-37 in a MIAC football game on Saturday at Manitou Field.
Football cruises past Pipers, 48-14
SATURDAY, OCT 6, 2012 - ST. PAUL, Minn. - Michael Thai rushed for 146 yards and two touchdowns as St. Olaf defeated Hamline University 48-14 in a MIAC football game on Saturday at Klas Field.
MONDAY, OCT 1, 2012 - ST. PAUL, Minn. - St. Olaf senior quarterback Dan Dobson was named the MIAC's offensive player of the week on Monday after he led the Oles to a 38-35 win at Saint John's on Saturday.
Dobson's big day leads Oles past Saint John's in Collegeville
SATURDAY, SEP 29, 2012 - COLLEGEVILLE, Minn. - Dan Dobson was 32-for-39 for 390 yards and five touchdowns as visiting St. Olaf defeated Saint John's 38-35 in MIAC football action at Clemons Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
SATURDAY, SEP 22, 2012 - NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Jake Schmiesing caught a pair of 5-yard touchdown passes as St. Olaf defeated visiting Gustavus Adolphus College 17-14 in MIAC football action on Saturday.
SATURDAY, SEP 15, 2012 - NORTHFIELD, Minn. The St. Olaf football team opened its home schedule with a loss on Saturday, falling 28-14 to Concordia in a game at Manitou Field.
Thai scores thrice as Oles top DePauw
SATURDAY, SEP 8, 2012 - GREENCASTLE, Ind. - Michael Thai rushed for 114 yards and three touchdowns as the visiting Oles topped DePauw University 31-10 on Saturday afternoon in a non-conference football game.
Football erases deficit, defeats Luther 28-23 to open 2012
SATURDAY, SEP 1, 2012 - DECORAH, Iowa - St. Olaf scored 21 straight points to erase a 10-point second half deficit and defeat Luther College 28-23 on Saturday afternoon in a season-opening football victory.
Oles receive votes in season-opening D3football.com Top 25 poll
WEDNESDAY, AUG 1, 2012 - MINNEAPOLIS - St. Olaf was among those receiving votes in the preseason FBC D3football.com Top 25 poll, which was released on Monday.
MONDAY, MAY 14, 2012 - NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Football and track and field athlete Leon Clark was named the St. Olaf Dave Hauck Award honoree at a senior athlete banquet on Monday night.
TUESDAY, DEC 6, 2011 - MINNEAPOLIS - St. Olaf senior defensive lineman Brian Albrecht was named to the D3football.com All-West Region first team on Tuesday.
TUESDAY, NOV 22, 2011 - ST. PAUL, Minn. - St. Olaf notched eight first team All-MIAC football selections and eight second team picks, the league announced on Tuesday.